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Morning Briefing: Johnson Still Optimistic Brexit Deal Close in October

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! British' prime minister Boris Johnson promises to continue the Brexit plan after the lawmakers rejected his second bid for a...

Indonesian President Agrees to Split Papua, Build Palace

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesian President Joko Widodo agreed to split Papua and West Papua provinces after met their leaders at the Merdeka Palace today (09/10)....

Morning Briefing: India Gives Credit US$1B for Russia

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! India Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a US$1 billion credit line for the development of Far East region of Russia after...

Morning Briefing: Hong Kong Leader to Withdrawal Extradition Bill

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam formally withdrawal the extradition bill in order to fully allay public concerns after sparked the...

Morning Briefing: Chinese Renmimbi Drops to Lowest Level Again

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! Chinese Renmimbi weakened to 7.18 to the US dollar, less than a month after Beijing let the currency pass a threshold. People’s...

Indonesian House to Hold Hearing on Papua Riots Next Week

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesian House of Representatives will invite the government for a hearing to discuss the situation in Papua Island, local media reported...

Four Australians Deported for Joining Papua Protests

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesian Immigration officials have deported four Australian citizens for allegedly participating in pro-independence protests in Sorong, West Papua, Coordinating Minister for...

Morning Briefing: US – China Ready to Meet Again

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! United States (US) and China maintained an effective communication and planned to have a meeting in Washington DC next month,...

Morning Briefing: Japan Officially Removes South Korea from “White List”

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Japan officially removed South Korea on August 27 from its "white list" of trade partners, What started as a trade dispute is...

Breaking News: Indonesia’s Apparatus Opens Fire on Papua Protesters, Three Killed

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesian apparatus opened fire on Papuan protesters, killing three peoples and others injured, as they tried to storm a local government...

Morning Briefing: Italian Prime Minister Resign

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good morning! Prime minister of Italy, Giuseppe stepped down in the culmination of a political crisis that was sparked since earlier this...

Morning Briefing: US to Relieve Huawei Sanctions for Another 90 Days

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Washington relieved China’ Huawei Technologies Co., sanctions for another 90 days that had protected rural networks and other United States (US) customers from...

Freeport Indonesia Promises to Build Copper Smelter in 2020

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) is aiming to start construction of a copper smelter in 2020, PTFI President Director Tony Wenas told reporters...

Indonesia’s Sentani Death Toll Rises, Thousands Evacuates

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) –Indonesia' National Disaster Management reported 2 people were killed by flood and landslides in Sentani regio in Papua province. The agency said, 77 people...

Free Papuan Movement Hands Independence Petition to UN

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Free Papuans Movement (FPM) has been handed a petition to the United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights Chief, Michelle Bachelet,...

Freeport Indonesia Estimated to Generate Profit of US$2B by 2022

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Gold and copper miner, PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) is predicted to generate a profit of US$2 billion in 2022, said senior official yesterday...

Indonesian Gov’t Dilemma Face the Papua Problems

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Recently, humanitarian disasters have struck Indonesia, the earthquake in Lombok to the massacres of dozens workers and soldiers in Papua. They...

Insight: New Recovery for Papua’s Problems

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Recently, there were massacres of 31 civilians who were detained by a group of Rebels, refer to the Free-Papua Movement. The incident took...

537 Demonstrators Arrested After Proposed Papua’s Freedom

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Indonesian National Police arrested 537 member of Papuan Students Alliances (PSA) after demonstrated for Papua's freedom last week. The demonstrators demanded...